500 electric

Ref: 8500548, 8500547, 8563418

TILT 500E ELECTRIC BIKE

In stores: 2018

The TILT 500 E is designed to go with you on buses and in cars, motorhomes and lifts and to take up as little space as possible.

Looking for an electric bike that's easy to carry around? The TILT 500 E fits into the boot of your car and can go wherever you go.

 

ADVANTAGES:

> EASY TRANSPORT: Ride, fold, carry, store: make the transition from pedestrian to cyclist in just 15 seconds.

> VERSATILITY: With electrical assistance, there are no limits to where you can go and the fun you can have.

> COMPACT DESIGN: Size when folded: L/H/W: 80 x 72 x 43cm.~Size when unfolded: L/H/W: 150 x 103 x 45cm.

> CYCLING COMFORT: Ergonomic grips and saddle, height-adjustable stem.

> B'TWIN LIFETIME WARRANTY: B'TWIN offers a lifetime warranty on the frame (excl. hinge), stem and handlebar.

Instructions for use

CE CERTIFICATE

Technical details

FRAME

Aluminium frame with built-in battery. The battery can be charged directly on the frame or taken out of its housing and charged at home, in the office or wherever you choose.~Frame compatible with the B'TWIN 300 20" pannier rack.

 

FORK

Steel fork.

 

DRIVETRAIN

Six speeds with Shimano grip shifter. Shimano Tourney (16T-28T) six-speed rear derailleur. 52-tooth chainring.

 

 

BATTERY/MOTOR

Electric assistance controlled by pedalling sensors and three assistance modes.~Motor torque: 26Nm.

Battery: 24v 7.8Ah 187Wh~Battery range: 30km in economy mode/25km in normal mode/20 km in sport mode (information provided by way of illustration and which may vary depending on the terrain, the conditions of use and the weight of the rider).~Battery lifespan: two years (or 500 charge cycles).

 

BRAKES

Aluminium V-brake callipers for powerful, progressive braking.~Aluminium levers with rubber pads for added comfort. Braking cuts out the electric assistance.~Good to know: the brake pads on electric bikes wear out more quickly than those on conventional bikes because of the weight and the power of the motor.

 

SADDLE/SEAT POST

Fold-down, height-adjustable aluminium stem for added comfort.~Semi-raised aluminium handlebars. Seat post diameter: 33.9mm.

 

TYRES/WHEELS

20", aluminium, double walled. Motor built into the rear wheel for improved steering control.

 

ACCESSORIES/EQUIPMENT

Battery-powered LED lighting at the front and rear with handlebar controls.

 

 

WEIGHT

Weight: 18kg

FIRST USE

CAN YOU RIDE WHEN YOUR BATTERY IS FLAT?
WHICH CYCLE CARRIER CAN HOLD YOUR ELECTRIC BIKE?
HOW OFTEN DO YOU NEED TO RECHARGE YOUR BATTERY?
REMOVING AND INSERTING YOUR BATTERY
WHAT PRESSURE SHOULD YOUR TYRES BE INFLATED TO?
WHICH CYCLOMETER IS COMPATIBLE WITH THE TILT 500E?
DO YOU NEED TO PEDAL FOR THE ELECTRICAL ASSISTANCE TO START?
WHAT IS THE RANGE OF THE BATTERY?
HOW SHOULD YOU STORE YOUR BATTERY?
CAN YOU LEAVE YOUR CHARGER CONNECTED TO THE BATTERY EVEN AFTER IT'S FINISHED CHARGING?
CAN YOU RIDE WHEN IT'S RAINING? ARE THE COMPONENTS WATERTIGHT?
DOES THE BATTERY CHARGE WHILE CYCLING?
WHAT HAPPENS IF YOU FORGET TO TURN YOUR BIKE OFF?
WHAT IS THE LIFETIME OF YOUR BATTERY?
WHAT SHOULD YOU DO IF YOUR BATTERY WEARS OUT?
SHOULD YOU WAIT UNTIL YOUR BATTERY IS COMPLETELY FLAT BEFORE CHARGING IT?
WHERE TO BUY A SECOND BATTERY?
WHAT SHOULD YOU DO IF YOU HAVE A PROBLEM WITH YOUR ELECTRIC BIKE?

GOT A PROBLEM?

THE BATTERY CHARGE LEVEL ON THE CONSOLE IS INCORRECT
YOUR ELECTRICAL ASSISTANCE IS STRUGGLING
YOUR ELECTRICAL ASSISTANCE IS VERY JERKY
YOUR BRAKES ARE NOT WORKING PROPERLY
YOUR ELECTRICAL ASSISTANCE WON'T ACTIVATE OR CUTS OUT
YOUR BATTERY WON'T CHARGE
YOUR ELECTRICAL ASSISTANCE DOESN'T STOP WHEN BRAKING
YOUR BATTERY LIFE IS LOW OR HAS GONE DOWN
YOUR CONTROL SCREEN WON'T SWITCH ON

PRODUCT MAINTENANCE

Regular maintenance is important if you want to keep your bike working efficiently for as long as possible, so we've put together some maintenance tips to help you.

1. Before each ride, make sure your tyres are inflated to between 3.5 and 4.5 bars.

2. Charge the battery fully at least once every 3 months.

3. Store the battery in a dry place, at a moderate temperature, and out of the sun.

HAVEN'T BEEN ABLE TO FIX YOUR PROBLEM OR FIND WHAT YOU NEED?

Please contact one of our technicians who will be happy to help

TILT 500E ELECTRIC BIKE

Our commitments

BTWIN offers a lifetime warranty on the frame, fork, handlebar and stem subject to the bike being used under normal conditions. All other components (battery, electrical components, and mechanical components excluding wearing parts) and labour come with a 2-year warranty from the purchase date.